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Ye Highlands and ye Lawlands.
Oh! where hae ye been?
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His breast was the seat of all those passions which degrade our nature, and disturb our reason. There they raged in a perpetual co ...
His eloquence was of every kind, and he excelled in the argumentative as well as in the declamatory way. But his invectives were t ...
For I thought of her grave below the hill,
Which the sentinel cypress tree stands over,
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And the one bird singing alone to his nest,
And the one star over the tower.
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There is small disproportion betwixt a fool who useth not wit because he hath it not and him that useth it not when it should avai ...
There's a moment when all would go smooth and even,
If only the dead could find out when
To come back, and be forgiven.
The world is filled with folly and sin,
And Love must cling where it can, I say:
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Dorinda's sparkling wit and eyes,
United, cast too fierce a light,
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When any mournful Tune you hear,
That dies in ev'ry Note;
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